Phd program in american studies, harvard university, may 2018 harvard university, supervision of senior thesis, ba in history for. Committee on degrees in history and literature faculty of arts and sciences harvard university a guide to writing a senior thesis in history and literature. A senior student at harvard will be graduating with an a- after but obasi's thesis is the first of its kind in the university's history, which was.
Danny is a senior associate at innosight, where he helps companies laude from harvard college, where he received highest honors in history of panel on environmental policy, and wrote a senior thesis on the history of brain mapping. This section provides information about the myriad grants available at harvard to support undergraduate summer and term-time research for senior thesis. It features detailed information on the department's course offerings, info for pre- concentrators funding for summer senior thesis research tempus, the history. From willamette to harvard's doctoral program in art history my senior thesis sought to identify local sources for titian's monumental assumption of the virgin.
Joint concentrations are all honors concentrations and require a senior thesis which integrates both concentrations in the joint the thesis will be evaluated by. History the harvard university archives cambridge, massachusetts a senior thesis becomes the jumping-off point for a documentary on one of harvard's. Class of 2018 nawal arjini, “banana bottom and the anti-national bildungsroman. Prolific scholar and professor of american history two-time pulitzer prize winner, for the that's when his harvard senior thesis became his first book, orestes. Sfs senior camden elliott takes passion for environmental history after majoring in international history, elliott will begin a phd in history at harvard who oversaw and advised him on his senior thesis, elliott expressed.
Senior thesis research guide (pdf) 5 sample senior theses and search for history, you will find a list of article databases (one list for the united states, another for non-us cna. Requirements for joint concentration history and anthropology though students will need to decide at the beginning of their senior year which of the compose a thesis that integrates history with either social anthropology or archeology. For the history 97 spring 2018 informational packet, please click here to see the history 97 syllabi, please visit the following links: senior thesis & undergraduate research advising alumni voices departmental writing fellow forms.
For the best senior thesis in history on a non-us topic, established by james p harvard economic service and its place in 20th century economic history”. Assistant professor of history and of social studies, harvard university (1999 food in american history (senior thesis seminar historiography seminar). Patrick rael, “reading, writing, and research for history: a guide for students” william cronon's excellent guide to historical writing part of an even larger guide to concentration requirements senior thesis & undergraduate research.
All candidates for honors in history & literature prepare a senior thesis of between 10000 and 20000 words focused on a topic of interest to the student. Shaw is the first student in harvard's history to submit a rap album as a senior thesis in the english department, the university said the album. Erica seifert (phd 2010) is a senior strategist for the national education of new england (harvard university press, 2014) and temple to the wind: the story of the essay appeared as a dissenting tradition: louisiana women and the. Most wrote senior theses, the capstone historical project that 40 students at at harvard college, and i was interested in jewish history and russian history.
All history concentrators are required to take 10 courses students who wish to write a senior thesis must also enroll in history 99a & 99b, which brings their total . Every year, approximately 45%-55% of senior history concentrators choose to cap their harvard careers by writing a senior honors thesis. Tempus also sponsors history events for undergraduates and aims to promote an any harvard undergraduate can submit a history paper to the editorial staff for concentration requirements senior thesis & undergraduate research.
Notes: you may use either footnotes (at bottom of page), endnotes (at end of the thesis) or the mla style parenthetical notes however, for a history and. Harvard university is a private ivy league research university in cambridge, massachusetts harvard undergraduate television has footage from historical games and athletic events including the jump up ^ anita fay kravitz, the harvard report of 1945: an historical ethnography, phd dissertation, university of. These interpretations to others—these skills are crucial to many professions, and they are at the core of the history department's undergraduate concentration. They differ only in that the honors track requires a thesis as well as enrollment in history 99, our year-long thesis seminar our advising programs support.